Officers were elected at the annual meeting of Trinity Lutheran Church, Bismarck, on Feb. 18.
They are Jim Lewis, president; Beth Campbell, first vice president; Cindi Offerman, second vice president; Jody Link, Wayne Otterness and Missy Kopp, council; Steve Schilling, Ray Hegle, Troy Zander, Terry Mertz and Melissa Lewis, nominating committee; Tim Spilman, audit committee; Cindi Offerman, Dwight Offerman and Bob Wefald, convention delegates; and Sue Weiand, trust fund.
Berthold Police Chief Al Schmidt was presented with the Beyond the Traffic Stop Award from the North Dakota Department of Transportation on Feb. 5.
The award recognizes “exceptional enforcement and investigation skills used on routine stops Schmidt conducted in 2017." The stops included confiscation of 11.5 pounds of methamphetamine, 120 pounds of high-grade marijuana, other drugs, weapons and ammunition.